Please contact the Elections & Rules Committee Chairman, Max Freedman, at firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions.
- Michael Christ - 24
- Soheil Ebadat - 22
- Kathrine Gutierrez - 17
- Seth Cohen - 9
- Evan Ribot - 7
- Tom Garvey - 7
- Matthew Guillod - 6
- Other candidates received fewer than five votes.
College, Class of 2021:
- Tony Ma - 190
- Myles Hudson - 173
- Malay Trivedi - 156
- David Morales Lam - 150
- Christina Cho - 142
- Eric Chang - 139
- Raven Rainey - 135
- Kyle Shishkin - 122.5 (129 before 5% deduction)
- Zeeshan Khan - 128
- Josue Sican - 99
- Anand Shah - 94
- Emilio Balderas - 94
- Cheyenne Wakeland-Hart - 91
- Sofia Barnett - 57
- Nick Rudman - 34
- Carter Squires - 34
- Jake Fauske - 29
- Jesse Davila-Pahl - 24
- Abstain - 21
Election By-Laws, Code, and Candidates Packet:
The Election By-Laws, and Election Code provide guidelines for candidates and the Election and Rules Committee. Candidates should familiarize themselves with the Candidates Packet, which contains the House Rules as well as the Code and By-Laws, and helpful information. In choosing to run, candidates agree to follow the rules and interpretations enumerated in the Candidates Packet. Note the information in the Candidates Packet has been updated by E&R. Please review the linked documents as they have changed from last year.
Meetings and Hearings:
E&R will convene at 10:00 am on Monday, October 9th in the Student Government Office to adjudicate an allegation improper chalking, and for other purposes.
Autumn 2017 Election Timeline:
Wednesday, September 27th, 2017: E&R announced the forthcoming election by email to the Law School and the Class of 2021. The announcement of petition availability was included in this email. Petitions became available concurrent with the announcement.
Monday, October 2nd, 2017: Petitions of candidacy were due between 9:00 am and 5:00 pm in Reynolds 016. Neither early nor late petitions were accepted.
Tuesday, October 3rd, 2017: E&R held the mandatory candidates meeting at 6:30 pm in the Cox Lounge of Stuart Hall (basement level). Candidates must attend a mandatory candidates meeting to appear on the ballot. Those candidates needing accommodation for an alternate meeting time must have notified the Chair of E&R prior to turning in their petition.
Friday, October 6th, 2017; Monday, October 9th, 2017; and Tuesday, October 10th, 2017: Candidates will have the opportunity to table in Reynolds.
Wednesday, October 11, 2017: Voting will open at 10:00 am CDT on Blueprint. Students may login at blueprint.uchicago.edu. A link to the ballot will be emailed to all eligible voters.
Friday, October 13th, 2017: Voting will close at 4:30 pm.
Friday, October 13th, 2017: E&R will meet in Reynolds 016 to tabulate the results at 4:30 pm. Candidates must submit their receipts. Tabulation will begin at 4:45.
The following positions will be filled in the in the 2017 Autumn and 2018 Spring General Elections:
At this time, Graduate Council Representatives are elected by their divisions in separate elections processes from the Spring General Elections. At this time, Booth, BSD, Divinity, Graham, Harris, Humanities, IME, Pritzker, PSD, SSA, and SSD have chosen to operate their own elections for Graduate Council Representatives through their divisional student governments, their dean's councils, or their area dean of students. Students in those divisions will receive notification by their local election authority at least two weeks prior to when their Graduate Council Elections will occur. E&R will conduct the Law School's elections in the Autumn Quarter.